Obama Hosts World Leaders' Sleepover at Camp David In a sort of VIP sleepover, G8 leaders bedded down in rustic cabins in rural Maryland, where the U.S. presidential retreat, Camp David, is hosting by far the largest international summit in its 70-year history. President Barack Obama welcomed his peers ... 05/19/2012 - 1:31 pm | View Link
Obama hosts Harper, other leaders at G8 summit on world economy, Afghanistan The leaders of the UK, France, Germany, Italy and Japan and two European Union officials opened the G8 summit with dinner at historic Camp David, a rustic compound tucked away in the Blue Ridge Mountains in rural Maryland, before retiring to private ... 05/19/2012 - 1:30 am | View Link
Obama Hosts World Leaders At G8 Summit NPR's Scott Horsley talks about what some are terming the "diplopaloozaa" this weekend, when President Obama hosts the G8 conference at Camp David on Saturday and ... RAZ: Scott, this summit is just the beginning of a busy diplomatic week for the president. 05/18/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Obama hosts G8, NATO leaders U.S. President Barack Obama and ... to Chicago summit Leaders of most of the G8 -- made up of the United States, France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, Italy, Canada and Russia -- were meeting later Friday and Saturday at the Camp David presidential ... 05/18/2012 - 6:00 pm | View Link
Obama hosts Harper at G8 summit The leaders of the UK, France, Germany, Italy and Japan and two European Union officials opened the G8 summit with dinner at historic Camp David, a rural compound tucked away in the Blue Ridge Mountains in the remote northwestern reaches of Maryland ... 05/18/2012 - 5:57 pm | View Link
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On this last Thursday in November, as Americans gather to bond (and occasionally bicker) over food and family, we asked dozens of the country's highest-profile politicians two very important questions -- What are you thankful for? And what is your favorite Thanksgiving treat?
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE…
Among the things I'm thankful for: that 80-something bloggers and "best friends for sixty years and counting" Margaret (the Mainer) and Helen (The Texan) are still at it. Helen is having the clan over for turkey again, and setting out some rules. Some snips from her annual letter:
This will be my first Thanksgiving without my gallbladder.
Boston Market CEO George Michel works inside the company's Miami-area restaurants. Marc Serota / AP For most Americans, Thanksgiving is a day for relaxing, cooking, and eating with family. But for many restaurant and supermarket workers, clocking in on Thanksgiving is routine, although some stores have shortened store hours. Participation by online retailers and those in the sharing economy will also ensure that plenty of employees are hard at work over the holiday weekend.